Monthly Archives: October 2002

Its fun to stay at the…

My mom always made sure we had a Y membership when I was growing up. I took swimming lessons, learned some gymnastics, break-danced in the 80s, and became a lifeguard at the Macomb Family YMCA. My last year and a … Continue reading

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Back in the swim..

A week off from swimming can seem like a lifetime. It was tough making myself go to practice tonight. Life is rarely more discouraging than times when you are passed by those who were well below your abilities this time … Continue reading

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mmmmmmmmmmmmm

Its all ok though…. we have clean pajamas….. transitions flowing up and down hills valleys plains and platteaus i am yours past present and future you are what you are you are get to the point circles endless words letters … Continue reading

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Maintenance

Fuck. Damnit. Here’s an odd bit of irony. I just spent 20 minutes writing a post about how overwhelming and complex my life has become, and *poof* it is gone. Looked away for a minute to view “My Network Places” … Continue reading

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bitch, bitch, bitch

Sometimes I get tired of listening to myself complain. You’d think, that if I’m sick of hearing it, I’d stop, right? Well, apparently that isn’t the case. See, I’m in termoil. There are a great many things I like about … Continue reading

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Into the gates of hell

Off once again to the dread called Martinsville. The company I work for has a central office in Martinsville, Indiana — which is, consequently, the center of our IT departent. I, being in a “probabtion” period which involves auditioning for … Continue reading

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Reflections

Now this is how weekends should be. Mellow, relaxing and somewhat constructive. This was a mentally refreshing weekend. Friday night was uneventful and entertaining — good dinner at a good bar, final chapter of a good Woody Allenmovie that we’d … Continue reading

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Not Completely Void

So, maybe there is some compassion left in this world. I know I often forget how to be compassionate, but I probably realize that more than most. A friend (same friend who just kicked her son out of the house) … Continue reading

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Birth Control

I have decided not to have children. I’m a successful professional person with a house, a husband, see-you-on-the-weekend kids, and a dog. That’s about all I can handle.

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Like sands through the hourglass…

I’d really like to know when my life became so busy and chaotic that free time seems like more of a chore than a luxury. Can it still be considered free time if ou don’t feel free to do what … Continue reading

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